The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for E-Commerce skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 29 37
Rank change year-on-year +6 +8  
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 3 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.49% 0.92% 3.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 1.23% 3.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 10
Median daily rate £600 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £375
% change year-on-year - +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.75 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -41.66% -10.00%  

E-Commerce is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 144 163 309
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 71.29% 75.12% 85.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 99 230
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 13
Median hourly rate £13.40 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.07% -13.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.57 £12.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton citing E-Commerce as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for E-Commerce in Southampton

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing E-Commerce in Southampton.

Contractor daily rate trend for E-Commerce in Southampton

E-Commerce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Commerce in Southampton.

Contractor hourly rate trend for E-Commerce in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 4 (57.14%) CRM
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) GDPR
3 2 (28.57%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Server Hardening
3 2 (28.57%) Security Patching
3 2 (28.57%) Data Security
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Legal
3 2 (28.57%) ATG
3 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Cryptography
3 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) Dutch Language
4 1 (14.29%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Visualforce
4 1 (14.29%) Apex Code
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Endeca
4 1 (14.29%) MODAF
4 1 (14.29%) Logistics
4 1 (14.29%) Zachman Framework

E-Commerce
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Endeca
General
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Legal
3 1 (14.29%) Advertising
3 1 (14.29%) Back Office
3 1 (14.29%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Security Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Architect
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Endeca Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
1 1 (14.29%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) CRM
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Cryptography
3 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Data Security
3 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Security Patching
3 2 (28.57%) Server Hardening
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) EAI
4 1 (14.29%) Logistics
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) MODAF
4 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (28.57%) GDPR
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) ATG
2 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com